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English definition of “brass”


adjective [before noun]     /brɑːs/ US  /bræs/
(of a musical instrument ) made of metal and played by blowing : The trumpet and trombone are brass instruments . He plays in the brass section of the orchestra . → Compare percussion, woodwind adjectiveBrass instruments
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